As climate threats drive migration, Indian women find opportunities

Migration is bringing some families higher incomes – and improving life back home in the face of worsening climate pressures SONAGOAN, India, Oct 18 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – In the last inhabited villages deep...

As floods rise in Bangladesh, crab farming helps families tread water

With both rice and shrimp increasingly difficult to raise, southern Bangladesh farmers are turning to a new crop JOYMONI, Bangladesh, March 18 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Kishore Mondol, a farmer in the low-lying deltas...

Indian cyclone exposes need for safer housing

Hundreds of thousands of people are returning to their homes along India’s eastern coast, after being evacuated from the destructive path of Cyclone Phailin a few days ago, only to find their mud and...